'''Charles Robert Darwin''', (;[http://www.collinsdictionary.com/dictionary/english/darwin "Darwin"] entry in ''Collins English Dictionary'', HarperCollins Publishers, 1998. 12 February 1809 – 19 April 1882) was an English natural history|naturalist and geology|geologist, best known for his contributions to evolutionary theory. He established that all species of life have descended over time from common descent|common ancestors, and in a joint publication with Alfred Russel Wallace introduced his scientific theory that this Phylogenetics|branching pattern of evolution resulted from a process that he called natural selection, in which the struggle for existence has a similar effect to the artificial...
Librivox recording of The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, by Charles Darwin. Charles Darwin's Origin of Species (publ. 1859) is a pivotal work in scientific literature and arguably the pivotal work in evolutionary biology. The book's full title is On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life. It introduced the theory that populations evolve over the course of generations through a process of natural... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobook, nature, science, animals, evolution, natural selection Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Voyage of the Beagle was written in 1860. It is recorded by the British Science Association to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Darwin's birth. Chapter 7 is read by computer generated speech. Topics: darwin, voyage beagle
LibriVox recording of The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex Part 1, by Charles Darwin. PART I. THE DESCENT OR ORIGIN OF MAN. Part 1 of 3 of book on evolutionary theory by English naturalist Charles Darwin, first published in 1871. It was Darwin's second great book on evolutionary theory, following his 1859 work, On The Origin of Species. In The Descent of Man, Darwin applies evolutionary theory to human evolution, and details his theory of sexual selection. The book discusses many... Topics: LibriVox, Audiobook, Non Fiction, Evolution, Science Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of The Voyage of the Beagle by Charles Darwin. For more information on the readers, visit the LibriVox catalog page: http://librivox.org/the-voyage-of-the-beagle-by-charles-darwin/ The book, also known as Darwin's Journal of Researches, is a vivid and exciting travel memoir as well as a detailed scientific field journal covering biology, geology, and anthropology that demonstrates Darwin's keen powers of observation, written at a time when Western Europeans were still... Topics: librivox, audiobook, natural science, geography, travel, darwin, beagle Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text